Ratnamalavadana [sanskrit]

83,177 words | ISBN-10: 8172702957 | ISBN-13: 9788172702953

The Sanskrit edition of the Ratnamalavadana: a collection of Buddhist stories (avadana) belonging to the Mahayana tradition. Literally, “a garland of precious gems” or “a collection of edifying tales”, these 38 stories revolve around king Ashoka and the monk Upagupta. Original titles: Ratnamālāvadāna (रत्नमालावदान), Ratnamālā-āvadāna (रत्नमाला-आवदान, Ratnamala-avadana)

शास्ता त्रैधातुकस्थानां विनायको गुणाकरः ।
सद्धर्मरत्नदात स भगवान्पुण्यभास्करः ॥ १११ ॥ {११}

śāstā traidhātukasthānāṃ vināyako guṇākaraḥ |
saddharmaratnadāta sa bhagavānpuṇyabhāskaraḥ || 111 || {11}

The English translation of Ratnamalavadana Verse 7.111 is contained in the book Ratnamalavadana by Prof. Ramesh Kumar Dwivedi. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (7.111). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shastri, Shasta, Traidhatuka, Stha, Vinayaka, Gunakara, Saddharma, Ratna, Data, Bhagavat, Punya, Bhaskara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Ratnamalavadana Verse 7.111). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “śāstā traidhātukasthānāṃ vināyako guṇākaraḥ
  • śāstā -
  • śāstṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    śās -> śāstā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √śās class 2 verb]
  • traidhātuka -
  • traidhātuka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sthānām -
  • stha (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    stha (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    sthā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • vināyako* -
  • vināyaka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • guṇākaraḥ -
  • guṇākara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “saddharmaratnadāta sa bhagavānpuṇyabhāskaraḥ
  • saddharma -
  • saddharma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ratna -
  • ratna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ratna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dāta -
  • dāta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dāta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhagavān -
  • bhagavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • puṇya -
  • puṇya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    puṇya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    puṇ -> puṇya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √puṇ]
    puṇ -> puṇya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √puṇ class 10 verb]
    puṇ -> puṇya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √puṇ class 10 verb]
  • bhāskaraḥ -
  • bhāskara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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